Conducting Time Studies and Line Balancing

May 18, 2018
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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LA Valley College
5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen , CA 91401

This is a half-day seminar.

Course Objectives: Students will be able to perform time studies and balancing of a manufacturing line. Using time study data, students will be able to predict production rates and productivity levels with different line staffing levels.

Who Should Attend: Manufacturing engineers, production managers, production supervisors, production leads and anyone involved in the planning and execution of production runs.

Topics Covered:

  • Batch production vs. one piece flow
  • Takt time
  • Optimum manning
  • Serial vs. Parallel manufacturing processing
  • Production constraints
  • Setting up production standards
  • Production data collection

Presenter: Angel De Sevilla

Mr. De Sevilla is a lean manufacturing consultant and trainer specializing in setup reduction, standard work development, and production line balancing. His industry experience includes designing machine tools for Big 3 Automakers, manufacturing engineering manager for a division of HNI Corporation, and operations manager for Praxair Surface Technologies.

He has consulted for the aerospace, apparel, food manufacturing, structural steel, and plastic bag manufacturing industries among others in California and Colorado. His work with Janska, a women’s apparel manufacturer, was featured in the Business Section of the New York Times in September 2014.

Angel has an MBA from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA and a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. Angel is fully bilingual, and able to train in English and Spanish.

If you are registering for 2 from the same company, we will provide a 5% discount. If regstering 3 or more from the same company, we will provide a 10% discount.  DO NOT PAY BY CREDITCARD WHEN YOU INITIALLY REGISTER. We will contact you with a corrected invoice for the event reflecting the discounts.

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Are you APICS Certified (CPIM, CSCP or CLTD)? This event will count as 4 points towards Certification Maintenance.



$175.00 Seminar: Time Studies -SFV Member (signed on) ticket

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$250.00 Seminar: Time Studies-Non-member price